On this episode of The Kidlit Social we welcome three respected industry pros, who will help you answer the question:

 

Is My Manuscript is Ready to Submit?

 

You’ll discover the signs to look for when your work is submission ready, and why such knowledge is vital to keeping the doors open to submissions at overwhelmed publishers and literary agencies.

 

Our panel includes:

 

 Lynne Marie, author of 6 published picture books, CBI Editor/Agent Spotlight writer, owner Rate Your Story manuscript critique service.

 

 Alison Weiss, Acquisitions Editor, Pixel + Ink 

 

 Marisa Cleveland, Author and Executive Director/Agent at The Seymour Agency

 

What a great way to kick off a successful 2022.  Enjoy!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Links from this episode:

 

Find Alison Weiss’ submission guidelines (for series for ages 3-13 only) on her Manuscript Wish List page at www.manuscriptwishlist.com/mswl-post/alison-weiss/ 

 

Marisa Cleveland is open to picture book, middle grade, and young adult submissions. You can find a link to her Query Manager page as well as updated guidelines at https://theseymouragency.com/submissions

 

See Lynne Marie’s books at www.literallylynnemarie.com, and find out more about Rate Your Story at www.rateyourstory.org

 

Get the free Trial Edition of Manuscript Submission Blueprint here: https://writingblueprints.com/p/submissions-blueprint-trial

 


 

 

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